Contoh Soal UN Bahasa Inggris Descriptive Text. After posting “Soal UN about Report Text, now is the time for sharing another kind of questions related to kinds of text. It is “Soal UN about Descriptive Text that is also found in English National Test (UN = Ujian Nasional) for the students of the last year class, whether they are in Junior High School or Senior High School. The purpose of sharing is to make easier for the students to understand about the material of Report Text I have ever posted.
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The following text is for questions 1 – 3.
The Yogya Kembali Monument is located in Yogyakarta. It is three kilometres north of the Yogya city centre in the Jongkang village of the Sleman Regency. The monument was inaugurated on June 29th, 1985 to commemorate the historic Indonesian struggle for independence. Yogya Kembali means Yogya Returns, as a reminder of the returning of the Indonesian Republic Government.
There are two sections of the Yogya Kembali Monument. The first section of the Cureng Aircraft is on the eastern gate, while the other section of Guntai Aircraft stands closer to the western entrance of the monument. The Monument has two wheeled-machine guns which can be seen from a podium towards the eastern and the western side. In the southern end of the yard, there is a wall engraved with 420 names of freedom fighters who lost their lives during a great struggle, from December 19th, 1948 to June 29th, 1949. A poem by Chairil Anwar, titled Karawang Bekasi, is written on one side of the wall dedicated to these unknown patriots.
The Yogya Kembali Monument is surrounded by fish ponds. It is divided into four alleys which lead to the main building. The main building consists of different floors displaying a wide range of collections during and after the war times. It shows dioramas, carved reliefs or collection of clothes and weapons.
- What can be found in the western entrance of the monument?
A. Two wheeled machine guns.
B. A replica of the Guntai Aircraft.
C. A replica of the Cureng Aircraft.
D. A wall engraved with 420 names of freedom fighters.
2. What is the topic of the text above?
B. The Guntai Aircraft.
C. The Yogya Kembali Monument.
D. The history of Indonesian struggle.
3. From the text above we can conclude that ….
A. the collection during and after the war is displayed outside the building
B. the Yogya Kembali Monument is surrounded by fish ponds
C. dioramas can be seen in one of the four alleys
D. the main building has only one floor
The following text is for questions 4 – 7.
Jawa Timur Park
For people in East Java, Jatim Park may have been heard many times because it is one of the famous tourist objects in East Java province. Jatim Park offers a recreation pace as well as a study center. Jatim Park is located at Jl. Kartika 2 Barn, East Java. The location is easy to reach because it is only 2,5 kilometers from Batu. This tourist object is about 22 hectares in width.
Visitors can enjoy more then 36 kinds of facilities that will entertain and educate them. After passing the gate, the visitor will find Galvy Nusantara, continue further we will step into Taman Sejarah which display the miniature size of famous landmark in East Java like Sumberawan Tample, Custom House of Kiai Hasan Besari Pnorogo and Sumerawan Statue.
Another facility that can be enjoyd is Agro Park. This area has an array of rare crops, fruits and animal diorama which con-sist of unique animals that have been con-served. Jatim Park is suitable for family and school recreation. The recreation area sites offer precious tour as an alternative media of study.
- How many facility can be enjoyed by visi-tors?
C. Twenty two
D. Thirty six
5. What does Jatim Park offer?
A. A place at Jl. Kertika no 2 East Java
B. A place for recreation and a study center
C. 22 hectares land used for used for Kiai Hasan’s house
D. A sports center for family and students
6. What is the main idea of the second para-graph?
A. Gallery Nusantara area located next to the gate
B. East Java’s temple is displayed in minia-ture size
C. There are a lot facilities in Jatim Park
D. The Sumberawan Statue is a tourist ob-ject in Jatim Park
7. “The recreation area sites offer precious tour … “(Paragraph 3). The underline word is closest in meaning to …
The following text is for questions 8 – 12.
THE INDONESIAN ARCHIPELAGO
The Indonesian Archipelago is the largest group of islands in the world. It extends between two continents, Asia and Australia. It also lies between two oceans the Samudera Indonesia and the Pacific Ocean.
Indonesia’s 13,667 islands stretch 5,120 kilometres from east to west and 1,770 kilometres from north to truth. The five main islands are Sumatera, Java, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, and Irian Jaya.
Indonesia has a land area of 1,904,345 square kilometres. More than half of it is forested land and a part is mountainous, with 15 of the mountains are I still volcanically active. One of history’s greatest volcanic eruptions, which killed thousands of people, occurred in 1883 on the island of Krakatau, which lies between Java and Sumatera.
Indonesia is one of the most populous countries in the world. Its total population is 160 million. More than 60% of the population live on the island of Java.
The Indonesian population consists of more than 300 ethnic groups which speak 500 different languages, |t but most of them understand the national language, Bahasa Indonesia. The Indonesian government’s campaign to popularize Bahasa Indonesia at present can be seen , through signs in public places and various which say ‘Use good Bahasa Indonesia correctly. Indonesia’s motto offices Bhinneka tunggal Ika, which means Unity in Diversity, symbolizes the unity of the people in spite of their ethnic and cultural origins.
- The first paragraph tells about …
A. the islands in the world
B. the location of Indonesia
C. the continents of Asia and Australia
D. the Samudera Indonesia and Pacific Ocean
9. Based on the text The Indonesia Archipelago consists of … islands.
10. … occurred in the 1883 on the island of Krakatau …
(see paragraph 3)
The underlined word means …
B. was done
D. took part
11. It extends between two continents’, … (paragraph 1) The word ‘It’ refers to …
A. the largest groups of islands
B. the Indonesian Archipelago
C. the islands in the world
D. the Samudera Indonesia
12. … but most of them understand the national language (paragraph 5). ‘them’ refers to …
A. the language
B. the Indonesian population
C. the population who live Java
D. the populous countries in the world